GirlScouts

Accounts Payable Specialist

Job Title
Accounts Payable Specialist
Job ID
27646143
Location
HOUSTON,  TX 77098
Other Location
Description

Imagine having the opportunity to create a meaningful employment experience, one that meets your career goals and your desire to do socially responsible work.

What type of organization would you choose?

For more than 100 years, Girl Scouts has helped girls develop the skills and confidence they need to succeed in every area of life. From the youngest Girl Scout to our graduating high school seniors, we believe in the power of every G.I.R.L (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, and Leader). Through our programming, girls are exposed to a vast array of educational topics such as the arts, entrepreneurship, the outdoors and STEM. In Girl Scouts, girls learn what it takes to be a leader. The leadership program for girls is based on the Girl Scout Leadership Experience model, which allows girls to discover a positive value system and a strong sense of self, connect with others, build healthy relationships, identify causes that are meaningful, and take action to make the world a better place.

ACCOUNTS PAYABLE SPECIALIST

The Accounts Payable Specialist is responsible for processing payments via check or ACH, assisting internal and external customers with Accounts Payable questions, preparing reports, and reconciling accounts.   This position reports to the Controller.

The duties of this positions include reviewing invoices, expense reports and other payment requests from staff to make sure they are mathematically correct, properly coded and have all the required documentation.   The Accounts Payable Specialist will also distribute invoices received to appropriate staff members, reconcile certain vendor and general ledger accounts, run reports on Accounts Payable data, and prepare and file the annual IRS Form 1099s.  Good communication skills are required as this position deals with all levels of management.  Strong Excel skills are highly preferred.

Requirements:

  • Associates Degree or equivalent from a technical school, or 3-5 years related experience. Requires strong reconciliation skills.

  • Must be proficient in MS Office programs as well as accounting programs.

  • Ability to work from home, as needed, to include high speed home internet access, accessibility to a non-distracting and uninterrupted space with adequate lighting and ergonomically adequate work-space.

  • Must be strong Excel user.  Knowledge of Blackbaud’s Financial Edge preferred.​​​

  • Requires valid Texas driver’s license, proof of insurance and compliance with state laws regarding personal liability and property damage insurance. Must have access to personal transportation as needed

Benefits:  We value our employees’ time and efforts. Our commitment to your success is enhanced by our competitive salary and extensive benefits package and future growth opportunities within the company. Plus, we work to maintain the best possible environment for our employees where people can learn and grow with the company. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where each person feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning, and culture.

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging (DEIB) Statement: Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council fosters belonging and respect for all girls. We empower all girls, volunteers and staff to fulfill their potential and make the world a better place. Our Girl Scout Promise drives us to provide diverse, equitable and inclusive experiences where all girls, volunteers and staff are confident they belong. We stand firm in these commitments and united by these ideals.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

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